Helen M. Burdette

Helen M. Burdette, 97, of Marietta, passed away Sunday (Feb. 16, 2014) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

She was born Saturday, Feb. 3, 1917, in Marietta, to the late Karl and Josie Woods Meister. Helen attended Marietta High School, worked at Remington Rand Corporation during WWII and Harts Family Store.

She is survived by a sister, Nellie Wagner, nieces, Sharon Adams, Jackie Parker (Don) and Janice Hayes, all of Marietta, Sharon Woods of Las Vegas, Nev., and Connie (Wilbert) “Sonny” Kapp of Pittsburgh, Pa., great nieces Susan “Suzie” Hendrickson (David) and Stacey Adams Hall (Chris), both of Marietta.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ray D. Burdette (July 28, 2012), whom she married (March 20, 1942); a sister, Corinne Reed (May 3, 2001); and brother-in-law, Howard Wagner.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday (Feb. 18, 2014) in the chapel at East Lawn Memorial Park in Marietta.

Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com